Republican leaders back lawmaker who spoke at white supremacist event

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Republican leaders in the U.S. House of Representatives defended Louisiana Rep. Steve Scalise on Tuesday after he came under fire for speaking to a group of white supremacists in 2002, when he was a state lawmaker.

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